March 24, 2022

The U.S. Department of Justice recently released funding for community-based reentry programs. VIA currently evaluates a local Second Chance Act Comprehensive Community-Based Adult Reentry Program, and our team is available to help you design a plan for collecting required data as you work on your proposal. Book a virtual meeting with us!

Description of Grant:

Second Chance Act Community-Based Reentry Programs help individuals during the transition from a jail, prison, or juvenile detention facility to the community by providing them with comprehensive case management services. There is $13.5 million in funding available, and 18 grants ($750,000 each) will be awarded.

Who is Eligible?

Native American tribal governments and nonprofits with a 501(c)(3) status (other than institutions of higher education) are eligible to apply.

Other important information and deadlines:

  • Link to RFP.
  • Deadline for application submission– 05/16/2022
  • The plan for collecting data, which MUST be included in the proposal, is worth 15%.

Why chose VIA as your evaluator?

We understand federal grants and know how to work with a variety of collaborators, including community-based organizations, jail/prison systems, returning citizens, and others. We design evaluations that help you get quality information to improve your program while also meeting reporting requirements.


Let us help you to design the evaluation plan! Book your virtual meeting now!